YIA requirements and prize money
All requirements must be met within the requested deadlines to successfully apply for the YIA.
- Current ECSS membership before the deadline of abstract submission
- YIA verification form submitted before the deadline of abstract submission
- Congress registration fee paid before the registration deadline for presenting authors
- The top ten candidates of each category (oral/poster) will be announced at the ECSS Congress booth at the congress on Friday afternoon
- Top ten candidates will be invited by Mars Inc. to join the YIA-Cocktail to take place in the evening on congress Friday
- In order to receive their certificate and prize money all prize winners will be asked to be personally present at the Young Investigators Award Ceremony on Saturday afternoon at the congress
- Prize winners who do not attend and accept their prize within the framework of the YIA Ceremony on Saturday cannot be considered for the award prize
Mars Inc. as founding partner of the ECSS sponsors the YIA with generous cash prizes to support up-coming scientists.